Oct 28, 2012 8:00am EDT
how local leaders and power companies are getting ready. coming up later, we'll speak with a representative from pepco, and rush earn baker, and the emergency management agency. and of course we'll check in with gwen throughout the hour for updates. you can get the latest updates 24/7 with the fox 5 weather app. i highly recommend it. it features live hd radar, weather alerts and more. you can also submit your weather pictures and video with the click of a button. download it on your ipad, iphone or droid. >>> early voting got under way in several places in the district engineered and the lines were long. turnout was much bigger than expected at the turkey thicket recreation center and there were only six voting machines working. lines were so long that some people actually gave up. >>> in maryland, it was the same scene at the currie sports and learning center near fedex field. some people tell us they waited four hours to cast their vote. >>> virginia, maryland and the district under a state of emergency this morning as we brace for sandy's landfall. officials are monitorin
Oct 21, 2012 8:00am EDT
p.m. >>> our new show debuts as election day approaches. fox5 you decide 2012. it will focus on local and national candidates and the important issues. starts tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. here on fox 5. >>> the redskins facing their first nfc east opponent today taking on the giants. the giants boast two of the best defensive lineman in tuck and paul. the skins are coming off a huge win over the vikings last week and should have confidence. they swept the g men last year and their two biggest pieces of the offense weren't a part of the team and we are of course talking about rg3 and morris. coach shanahan likes the fact his young team has six teams under its belt heading into division play. >>> the team didn't add a punter to their roster and that signals he is healthy enough to go. dave ross filed this report. >> reporter: greetings from met life stadium in new jersey. the home of the new york football giants. the team the redskins have had recent success against, winning both matchups. if the redskins can win for a third straight time, they'll share the lead with the defending world champ.
Oct 14, 2012 8:00am EDT
divorced. >>> the adams-morgan neighborhood getting a sprucing up from locals and businesses. it was the 20th annual fall cleanup. hundreds of volunteers painted, landscaped, repaired, and improved the apartments that make up the affordable housing complex. >> really, it's about community uplift, working with the residents and neighbors, the business partners that are here in this adams-morgan neighborhood, to really try and improve not only the physical condition of the buildings that we see out here, but also the spirit of the people who live in this neighborhood. >> the event also helped with the cost of maintenance to the eight properties that jubilee owns. >>> one last look at the beginning of our beautiful sunday. >> a great day today out there, plenty of sunshine. it will be a little windy, but for those of you going to the redskins game, it's going to be a very pleasant day. we're looking at 4:25 p.m. kickoff, mostly sunny skies, 74 degrees. and as far as your two days concerned, a chance of isolated afternoon thunderstorms on monday. there will be rain. it won't be a tot